Company Profile for Traversa Therapeutics, Inc.
1/8/2010 9:37:42 AM
(BUSINESS WIRE)--Traversa Therapeutics, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company engaged in the discovery, development and commercialization of RNAi Delivery Technologies. The Company strives to rapidly advance short interfering RNA (siRNA) platform delivery technologies for use in targeting a wide variety of acute, chronic and infectious human diseases. Traversa is focused on the optimization of this platform delivery technology, as well as advancement of its own therapeutic programs for the treatment of Ovarian Cancer, Glioblastoma and Leukemia. The company was founded in La Jolla, California in 2006 based on technology developed by Steven F. Dowdy, Ph.D., and his research group at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute and the University of California San Diego relating to siRNA delivery technology and induction of RNA interference.